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The Fairmont San Francisco

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   950 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94108
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Ranked #19 of 236 hotels in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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173 reviews 173 reviews
14 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Optimum location on Union Square/Knob Hill! Best location for all cable car connections. Service was excellent from front to back , with special mention to Tom Wolf, senior concierge and staff for prompt recommendations and reservations to our requests. Hotel can only be described as Elegant. Our suite was everything We requested---highly recommend the Singapore suite---full view of the city.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A very special hotel that makes everyone feel special! I was my first time with the Fairmont in San Francisco and it did not disappoint. Everything went smooth from check in to check out. If you want to experience classic luxury at its best this is the place to be : )

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Nampa, Idaho
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I've been to San Francisco many times but this was my first time staying at the Fairmont. The outside of the building is grand and the lobby more grand. Upon checking in we upgraded to a 2-bed room. What we got was a beautiful corner room on the 14th floor with windows along 2 walls. The view was spectacular! We... More

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Yakima, Washington
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I've been in the Fairmont before, when I lived in the Bay Area in the 90's, but this was the first time staying. Loved every second of it! You can't beat the elegance of location on top of Nob Hill, the entry, the lobby, elevators and finally the rooms. The rooms were all recently renovated and the beds were incredibly... More

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Coquitlam, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Loved the gorgeous architecture and dimensions of the grand old lady. The location is fantastic with great views. The hotel is very large and feels a bit impersonal but interaction with any staff was warm and friendly. Unfortunately we were so busy being tourists we didn't make the most of the facilities but still a lovely visit. Tip : join... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked an exterior view room (see website where it describes views of Nob Hill and neighbourhood from such rooms) but were shown to a lovely room but with an interior courtyard view (for courtyard read very large lightwell decorated with aircon units). I contacted the front desk and within 25 minutes we were in an exterior view room as... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is an old style hotel with all the modern features expected of a 5 star hotel .Rooms were extremely comfortable and the location is really nice at the top of Nob Hill. I stayed a week and the hike up California from down town ensured my level of fitness was severely tested - but the quietness of the location... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is one of my favorite hotels. Location (Nob Hill), old Building and most importantly attention to detail. This is my San Fran stop (and there are many great hotels here) I have not tried the restaurant or room service yet. Top notch hotel well worth the price.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Old school elegance, updated modern ammenities, impeccable service and primo location in the heart of Nob Hill. The views from the tower are absolutely some of the very best in the entire city, rooms are spacious, luxurious and very clean and well maintained. Front desk staff was kind, helpful and prompt.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Everything was wonderful about this hotel. Easy check-in, beautiful lobby, room was perfect, was able to check out by mobile.The bed was absolute heaven. The bathrooms were very well designed and modern. If I need a hotel in San Francisco I would absolutely stay here. Very centrally located as well.

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Address: 950 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94108
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Location: United States > California > San Francisco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Fairmont San Francisco 5*
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World-renowned, The Fairmont San Francisco hotel presents an awe-inspiring picture of historic San Francisco. The grandeur of the hotel coupled with its reputation for impeccable service promises a truly memorable experience. Known for turning moments into memories for leisure and business travelers alike this luxury San Francisco hotel has been host to some of the most influential meetings and events, breathtaking weddings and personalized special occasions of the century. Each of the San Francisco hotel's spacious guestrooms and suites have been elegantly updated including flat screen TVs, Frette linen ensembles, pillow top beds, and MP3 docking stations.In addition to its 591 guest rooms and suites this luxury San Francisco hotel offers fine dining with three renowned restaurants and lounges, as well as 55,000 square feet of spectacular function space. With a panoramic view of the City and the Bay from high atop Nob Hill, The Fairmont San Francisco hotel presents an unmatched blend of luxurious accommodations, elegant meeting spaces and superb services, which make for an unforgettable stay. ... more   less 
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